The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 28.57% 40.00% 22.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 17
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
Windows
Herefordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hereford region.

Operating Systems Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 28.57% 40.00% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 27
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,700 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hereford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Windows
Salary Trend in Hereford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hereford region.

Windows Salary Trend in Hereford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) WSDL
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Logistics
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) WSDL
1 4 (44.44%) Ajax
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
1 4 (44.44%) WCF
1 4 (44.44%) RESTful
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Logistics
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
1 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec